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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alan Liftin is Excellent. Dr. Liftin has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alan Liftin, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Hair Diseases
  • Melanoma
  • Nail Diseases
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Liftin graduated from New York University - Mount Sinai. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2010 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)


Dr. Liftin has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Monmouth Medical Center 
  • St Barnabas Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Alan Jay Liftin MD is a male Dermatologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Alan J. Liftin practice?
Dr. Alan Liftin has 1 office location.
Dr. Alan Liftin practices Dermatology near Livingston, NJ.
See Livingston Dermatologists.